Early Origins of the Kronberger family
The surname Kronberger was first found in Holland, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. The name was first recorded in South Holland, a province of Holland, the most crowded province of the Netherlands
. The principal cities are Rotterdam, Leyden and Shiedam. Noted is the famed castle of Teilengen where Jacqueline of Bavaria
is buried. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
Early History of the Kronberger family
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Kronberger Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Kronenberg, Kronenbergg, Kronenbergs, Kronenberges, Kronenburg, Kronenburggs, Kronnenberg, Kronnenberges, Kronennberg, van Kronenberg, Kronberg and many more.
Early Notables of the Kronberger family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Kronberger family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Kronberger Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Hanna Friederica Kronberger, who settled in Georgia sometime between 1733 and 1783
Kronberger Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Eva Kronberger, who settled in New York, NY in 1852
- J. Kronberger, who arrived in Baltimore in 1854
Kronberger Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
- Georg Kronberger, who arrived in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1782
Contemporary Notables of the name Kronberger (post 1700)
- Hans Kronberger (b. 1951), Austrian politician, former Member of the European Parliament
- Hans Kronberger CBE FRS (1920-1970), Austrian-born, British physicist
- Petra Kronberger (b. 1969), Austrian three-time gold medalist former alpine skier
- Lily Kronberger (1890-1974), Hungarian competitive figure skater, Hungary’s first World Champion
- Maximilian Kronberger (1888-1904), German poet